September 1, 2008

The Cuban Ballet Revolution and Its Stars — Lorena Feijoo and Jose Manuel Carreno

“What Would We Do Without Them? The Cuban Dance Revolution and its  Stars Lorena Feijoo and Jose Manuel Carreño.” A portrait of two of the major […]
August 1, 2008

Culture Witness: Frida Kahlo at SF MOMA

A great retrospective with many photographs of Frida Link:  
July 1, 2008

Culture Witness: Shen Wei Dance Arts

Puzzles and Wonders: Sacre du Printemps and Near the Terrace, at Cal Performances Link:  
July 1, 2008

Cuban Ballerina Sisters Lorena and Lorna Feijoo

I talked to both ballet stars and wrote their portrait. The cover story in Four Seasons Magazine, Issue 2, 2008, can only be read in print. […]
May 1, 2008

Paris – Plus Ça Change

May 2008  —  Springtime in Paris: Cafés and Arts Link:  
December 1, 2007

Culture Witness: Pina Bausch in Berkeley Again

Review of her piece Ten Chi, created in Japan:  
October 3, 2007

Commonwealth Club, San Francisco

“Gertrude and Alice – The Centennial of a Controversial Relationship”. Renate Stendhal interviewed by Cynthia Lee Katona, author of Book Savvy, a handbook for students and […]
September 9, 2007

The Mechanics’ Institute, San Francisco

Charmed Circle Tea Readings GERTRUDE AND ALICE: 100 YEARS, 100 ROSES, celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Gertrude Stein meeting Alice B. Toklas. Charmed Circle performance at […]
August 2, 2007

Dallas Museum of Art,

“The Société Anonyme Modernism for America”. Panel discussion “Icons of Collecting : Powerful Women and Modern Art” (Katherine Dreier, Hilla von Rebay and Gertrude Stein.)  
August 1, 2007

Der Rosenkavalier at San Francisco Opera, May 2007

Boy Played by Girl Dresses Up as Girl to Get Girl Link: